What to do when your income disappears

How to survive no income

My husband currently works on a contract-by-contract basis.  He’s associated with a company that is pretty good about making sure their employee’s have work.  When he started his last project, we knew it was supposed to be around 8 weeks.  It ended up running closer to 12. We knew the project was winding down, but we hoped that it would…

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Unemployment: How we survived a year of no job

Unemployment strategies

Let me give you a little background so you understand our year of unemployment.  My husband graduated in Law School in April of 2017.  He had started looking for a job in the Fall of 2016, the semester before he graduated.  About half of his graduating class had job offers by the time they graduated in April.  That left the…

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